Os Maias (2001)

TV Mini-Series
8.1
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.1/10 from 290 users  
Reviews: 2 user

Add a Plot

0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

Sundance 2015

Watch our IMDb & AIV Sundance Studio Interviews with Keith Simanton

Related News

Rome reveals 'slimmer' line-up
| ScreenDaily

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 35 titles
created 09 Nov 2011
 
a list of 43 titles
created 05 Sep 2012
 
a list of 209 titles
created 05 Jan 2013
 
a list of 46 titles
created 7 months ago
 
a list of 41 titles
created 5 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Os Maias" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Os Maias (2001– )

Os Maias (2001– ) on IMDb 8.1/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Os Maias.
6 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Florbela (2012)
Biography | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A compelling biography of Portuguese poet Florbela Espanca. Tainted by a number of divorces in the 1920's, Florbela resorts to her writing, filled with eroticism and femininity, to cope ... See full summary »

Director: Vicente Alves do Ó
Stars: Dalila Carmo, Ivo Canelas, Albano Jerónimo
Delta (2008)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
Director: Kornél Mundruczó
Stars: Félix Lajkó, Orsolya Tóth, Lili Monori
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

A regular family living in the outskirts of Lisbon sees the serenity of their lives shaken beyond any remedy within a week.

Director: João Canijo
Stars: Rafael Morais, Rita Blanco, Anabela Moreira
2:37 (2006)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A contemporary, ensemble drama telling the complex tale of six high school students whose lives are interwoven with situations that so many of today's youth are faced with. The story takes ... See full summary »

Director: Murali K. Thalluri
Stars: Teresa Palmer, Frank Sweet, Sam Harris
Drama | Mystery | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

Otto and Ana are kids when they meet each other. Their names are palindromes. They meet by chance, people are related by chance. A story of circular lives, with circular names, and a ... See full summary »

Director: Julio Medem
Stars: Najwa Nimri, Fele Martínez, Nancho Novo
Fitzcarraldo (1982)
Adventure | Biography | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

The story of Brian Sweeney Fitzgerald, an extremely determined man who intends to build an opera house in the middle of a jungle.

Director: Werner Herzog
Stars: Klaus Kinski, Claudia Cardinale, José Lewgoy
Mildred Pierce (TV Mini-Series 2011)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Divorced single mom Mildred Pierce decides to open a restaurant business, which tears at the already-strained relationship with her ambitious elder daughter, Veda.

Stars: Kate Winslet, Guy Pearce, Evan Rachel Wood
Os Maias (TV Mini-Series 1979)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Stars: Luís Beira, Joel Branco, Canto e Castro
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

An 18 year old with a complicated life, and starting a criminal career ends up on a rooftop of Lisbon. On the apartment bellow lives a, just widowed, lonely old lady. Against all odds, and ... See full summary »

Director: António-Pedro Vasconcelos
Stars: Maria do Céu Guerra, João Jesus, Fernanda Serrano
Disquiet (2010)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A room in Lisbon. A man dreams and establishes a theory to make it come true. This film is based on The Book of Disquiet , the posthumous work of the Portuguese writer Fernando Pessoa. It ... See full summary »

Director: João Botelho
Stars: Cláudio da Silva, Pedro Lamares, Ricardo Aibéo
Os Normais (2001–2003)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Stars: Fernanda Torres, Luiz Fernando Guimarães, Selton Mello
A Teia (TV Series 2014)
Action | Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

The crime series, inspired by the routine actions and criminal investigations, tells the story of the delegate Jorge Macedo, personal dramas and the way he dismantled a gang responsible for... See full summary »

Stars: Paulo Vilhena, Murilo Elbas, Ângelo Antônio
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Fábio Assunção ...
 Carlos Eduardo da Maia
Ana Paula Arósio ...
 Maria Eduarda da Maia
Walmor Chagas ...
 Afonso da Maia
Leonardo Vieira ...
 Pedro da Maia
Simone Spoladore ...
 Young Maria Monforte
...
 João da Ega
Osmar Prado ...
 Tomás de Alencar
Matheus Nachtergaele ...
 Teodorico 'Raposão'
Myrian Muniz ...
 Patrocínio das Neves
Eliane Giardini ...
 Countess of Gouvarinho
Maria Clara Fernandez ...
 Encarnación
Felipe Martins ...
 Eusébio Silveira
Otávio Muller ...
 Dalmaso Salcede
Otávio Augusto ...
 Count of Gouvarinho
Stênio Garcia ...
 Manuel Monforte
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

January 2001 (Portugal)  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Actors Fábio Assunção and Ana Paula Arósio have blue eyes but used brown contact lenses for their roles. See more »

Connections

Follows Os Maias (1979) See more »

Soundtracks

Tema de Amor
Written by John Neschling
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
An extremely high level production
15 December 2004 | by (Brazil) – See all my reviews

*Good* literature is not an asset that belongs to just one nation, but rather, it belongs to all mankind. Portuguese writer Eça de Queiroz is one of those whose wit and fluency can be appreciated by anybody, wherever he is or wherever he is from. "Os Maias" is a masterpiece, definitely not one of those works that is easy to be produced, a great challenge to any actor or director. Fortunately, for everyone, the production of this miniseries could manage to overcome all and every obstacle in a way to present us with one of the best works ever on TV, that can be enjoyed by anyone, anywhere. Some of the most beautiful Potuguese landscapes, in a perfect re-creation of a time when romantic views started to fall to be replaced with a harder, not so pleasant reality. A must watch.


3 of 3 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Os Maias (2001) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?